§ Mr. Jessel
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what is the total number of council tenants in the United Kingdom; and if he will estimate how many households of council tenants, including all persons receiving income, have total incomes in excess annually of £4,000, £5,000, £6,000, £7,000 and £8,000 or the nearest convenient figures.
§ Mr. Armstrong
In 1974 there were 6,100,000 council tenant households in the United Kingdom of which the estimated numbers with annual household income greater than the stated amount were as follows:
£ Number (thousands) 4,000 980 5,000 380 6,000 140 7,000 60